Anna Ruth Foster, 91, a McMinnville resident and Warren County native, was born Aug. 27, 1925 and died Jan. 3 in Raintree Manor following a two-month illness.
She was a retired clerk from the Warren County Health Department, member of Bybee Branch Church of Christ and daughter of the late James Robert “Jim” and Ada Cantrell Tramel. Mrs. Foster was married Oct. 10, 1942 to Grady Norman Foster, who preceded her in death on July 20, 1975. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by sister, Bessie Geneva Parker; and two brothers, Otis Tramel and Gentry L. Tramel.
Survivors include daughter and son-in-law, Betty and J.T. Holt of McMinnville; son Mike Foster of McMinnville; four grandchildren and spouses, Brad Holt, Brian Holt and Susan and Tim Page, all of McMinnville and Justin and Aurora Foster of Murfreesboro; three great-grandchildren, Ryan Holt, Samantha Weeter and Sam Page; and great-great-grandson, Gus Reedy.
Graveside service and interment will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5 at Mt. View Cemetery with Jeff Page to officiate. Visitation will be 1 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, and 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at High’s. Online condolences may be made to www.highfuneralhome.com.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.